The Niskanen Center develops evidence-based policy and advances these ideas through direct engagement in the policymaking process. We have our talented staff and scholars to thank for our accomplishments to date.

We are flexible but fast-paced, committed to questioning our ideological assumptions against the evidence, and dedicated to supporting our staff in building their careers.

Current Openings

Deputy Director, Social Policy

Social Policy Government Affairs Manager

Senior Transmission Policy Analyst

The Niskanen Center Internship Program (Spring, Summer, Fall)

If you don’t see a role that’s right for you at the moment, check back often and follow us on social media. We often post new openings in our immigration, climate, social policy, legal, communications, and government affairs teams.

Niskanen Perks

  • Competitive salaries
  • Metro/Parking benefits
  • Employer-paid medical, dental, and vision plans
  • Paid family leave
  • Unlimited paid time off